Full moon night in Manasarovar Lake 2018(Purnima/ Budha jayanti)

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KailashManasarovar

KailashManasarovar Tour is the popular holy tour package to Tibet. Most of the Hindu Pilgrims visit this two sacraed places. Mt. Kailash is striking because of the way it raises high above the surrounding mountain range and remains snow-capped all year long. The mountain’s Tibetan name is, “Gang Rinpoche,” which means, “Supreme Mountain.” Traditional Buddhist cosmology has often connected Mt. Kailash with Mt. Meru, the great mythological mountain that forms the axis of this world system. The power of this strange, domed peak has gripped the imagination of the people of Nepal, India and Tibet for thousands of years, as well as the imagination of people from all over the world are willing to see it in reality.

The Mt. Kailash and Mansarovar Tour is an excellent choice for time conscious people who would like to see as much as possible in an 11-day itinerary. You will have extra benefit to visit Tirthapuri at the same time. We drive you to Zangmu the border town, PiguTso one of the beautiful Lake of Tibet, Saga, Dongba, Paryang, Lake Manasarovar and all the way back to Kathmandu. The total journey is of 16 day and the maximum elevation is 5630m. You also will have chances to see wild Ass and Tibetan Antelopes.

Tibet expedition 

SAFETY  KITS 

1. Never trek alone. Hire a guide if you can’t find companion
2. Choose trekking companies/guides with eco friendly concepts
3. Become informed about high altitude sickness
4. Carry a good medicine kit
5. Watch where you are walking. Don’t step backward blindly while raking photos
6. Time your trek generously taking rest while trekking is not a sign of weakness.

will vary depending on the Group Size duration of days and Services required please contact us via our email gurilamandatatrek@yahoo.com .com with your Details to obtain a Quot.

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Available departures

  • Day 01: After the arrival in Katmandu (1300mts), our staff will meet you at the airport and escort you to the Hotel followed by your own free saunter around there in the local market, Thamel. Dinner and night stay at a Katmandu hotel.
  • Day 02: Breakfast in Katmandu followed by guided sightseeing to the Pashupatinath Temple, Budhanilkantha and Doleshwor Mahadev in Bhaktapur .Back to hotel for packing and program briefing with a documentary of Kailash for your comfortable trip to Kailash & Mansarovar.
  • Day 03: Katmandu to Nyalam Drive (3700 meters - 160 kilometers) - This is the first day of the Yatra. After breakfast, the departure starts from Katmandu in Nepal to Tibet border on a private Tourist coach. It takes about 5 hours to reach Nepal-Tibet boarder. Take lunch in Nepal side in Lipping nearby Nepal Tibet Friendship Bridge. Our staff will complete customs formalities, immigration in Nepal side and check into Tibet side an autonomous part of China. After checking, we drive to a Zhangmu as known Khasa Bazaar by Nepali, here we halt for about 10-15 minutes and drive to a small Tibetan town called Nyalam in a Van / Toyota Hiace or Deluxe bus. The Nepali cook makes vegetarian food for all the travelers. Overnight stay in a Guest House / Hotel in Nyalam.
  •  Day 04: In Nyalam, after Breakfast, we climb up to Nyalam city for about for 1.5 hours for acclimatization. Come back for lunch. Complete leisure after lunch.
  • Day 05: Drive to Dongba from Nyalam (4500 meters – 365kms). After breakfast, drive from Nyalam – Lalunga La pass 5050 meters, Peku Tso Lake, Salt Lake (Nunilo Tal) & reach Saga city after 6 hours drive. On the first day, long drive from Nyalam to Dongba through the sandy & rocky lands of Tibet. Here you find the Nomads who look after thousands of sheep & yaks. Day time, we take hot lunch box for our yatri, traveler & we stop for lunch near Pekhu Tso Lake or somewhere. After lunch continue drive to & cross the Bhramha Purtra River (Sangpo) the way to Tibetan city Saga. Saga city is a bigger city having many facilities way to Kailash & Mansarovar Yatra Tour. Here we will rest and shortly drive to Dongba which takes not more than two complete hours to Saga (115kms). There we spend a night at a comfortable Hotel.
  • Day 06: Dongba - to Mansarovar Lake (4580m). Some 370 kilometers is to be covered in not more than 6-7 hours. After breakfast we drive from Dongba to Mansarovar Lake. The day starts with full of excitement, by the afternoon as you can have the first sight of Holy Kailash Parbat and Mansarovar Lake from Horchu. For lunch, we make hot lunch box and on the way we stop for lunch. After Lunch we continue the drive to Mansarovar Lake reaching Horchu, a small village near Mansarovar Lake. Now we start the rotation of Mansarovar Lake and complete it in about 2-3 hours time. However, Mansarovar Lake is so big that it takes 3 to 5 days to make one rotation on foot. The circumference of the Lake is 102 Kilometers. There are 8 Monasteries all through the circumference of the Lake. Finally we reach Chiu Gompa, near Mansarovar Lake.
  • Day 07: Mansarovar Lake to Darchen (4600 meters – 40 kilometers drive.) In the morning, we will choose a special point to take a deep dip in Mansarovar Lake taking bath in cold water. According to Hindu religion, is seen offering water, flowers, money to the God and after the prayers to Lord Shiva & Parbati. The pilgrims are seen meditating in Lord Shiva and reciting the names of their ancestral gods, performing the homas (offering grains mixed with purified butter to the fire) in the name of gods, in order to relieve themselves from any kind of sins which they might have committed knowingly or unknowingly. After completing the homas, they are exchanging happiness by hugging, much to the amusement of the onlookers. Everybody is doing Aarati (oil-fed lamps) and praying by joining hands.
  • The entire day is devoted to spiritual activities. We take lunch at around 2:00 in the afternoon and drive to Darchen to spend the night at a guest house. Astapad excursion also can be made by the interested pilgrims at this place.
  • Day 08 : Drive from Darchen to Tarboche (Yamadwar -gate for the god of death) & 5 minutes further drive & it comes Sershong, from here starts walking to Dirapuk (4890 meters - 15 kilometers ) – Monastery. Here some yatris can take pony & local porter for 3 days. (If you take pony & porter) You should tell in Mansarovar Lake and Tibetan guide will be managing all before starting the Kora. If you take pony for round Kailash, much and much easier for doing Yatra Tour, this is the first day of Kailash Parikrama. We should start our journey after breakfast as early as possible. This day, we have to walk continuously for about 5 to 6 hours. Yak will carry all our goods and equipment, From Dirapuk, You can see Mt. Kailash north face is much closed, looks Shiva god staying there. There we stay at Dirapuk mud house.
  • Day 09: Dirapuk to Zuthulpuk (4790 meters - 22 kilometers Drive) - Today is very crucial and we have to pass Dolma La or Dorma La Pass, which is 5636 meters above the sea level. The weather in unpredictable in Dolma La Pass and at any time snowstorm can begin. So we need to try to start our journey as early as possible. On the route we can have the Darshan Ganesh Kund before passing it and after Gauri Kund as well as but it is a little bit difficult to go down split walking path and reach Gauri Kund Lake. From Dirapuk, slop climbs up & up until we reach Dorma La pass, after the pass we need to go steep down till Shapje Datok & after flat path till Zuthulpuk monastery. Night stay will be at a mud house.
  • Day 10: Zuthulpuk to Mansarovar Lake: after breakfast we walk / Trek down to the Chongdo about 3 hours and drive to Darchen where we take Lunch followed by the drive to Mansarovar Lake for overnight to see full moon. Fill up the holy water from Mansarovar Lake (Holy Jaal / water). Full moon night in Manasarovar Lake (Purnima / Buddha Jayanti)
  • Day 11: Mansarovar Lake to Nyalam: Drive to Nyalam, which is the last night stay in Tibet part. It takes around 7-8 hours.
  • Day 12: Nyalam to Katmandu – After breakfast, we drive to Zhangmu & Friendship Bridge Tibet – Nepal boarder. After customs & immigration formalities or clearance at both Tibet & Nepal sides, we will be picked up from the Nepal side by a Tourist coach & continue the drive to Kathmandu for about 5 hours. Our lunch will be on the way or on early arrival in Kathmandu.
  • Day 13: Transfer hotel to airport for final departure
Cost Includes
  • Arrival Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel, welcome drink
  • Evening take to Pashupatinath temple for Arati puja, Darshan
  • Darshan to Pashupatinath, Budhanilkantha(Sleeping Bishnu)
  • Kailash briefing for Kailash and Manasarover lake tour /Yatra
  • 3 nights hotel in Kathmandu (double-bed room sharing basis)
  • 3 meals a day (breakfast, lunch, dinner) pure vegetarian meal
  • Drive Kodari -Tibet border -Kathmandu by private tourist coach
  • We serve guest house- mud house Kailash-Mansarovar Yatra
  • We provide sleeping bag/down jacket (returnable after the trip)
  • Nepali team leader fluent speaking in English & Hindi language
  • Chef(who can prepare Indian-dishes as per your requirements)
  • Cook, cook helper and full support Nepali staff (Sherpa guides)
  • Deluxe luxury air condition coach bus (India passport holders)
  • Full air condition hiace or van 5-7 seat /NRIs/foreigner tourists
  • Support truck for carry food- Kailash-equipment, Nepali staff
  • Yak and yak man for round Kora (parikrama) Kailash yatra/tour
  • Gamow-bag-life saving device in case anybody altitude-sickness
  • Poisk oxygen cylinder with mask & regulator for use emergency
  • Kailash basic first aid kit box altitude sickness medicine  dimox
  • Life & medical insurance for Nepali Kailash staff & team leader
  • A duffel bag & certificate of Kailash-Mansarovar tour -If required
  • Kailash travel permit & Tibet visa for Kailash-Manasarovar tour
  • We do arrangement for special fire for Hom in Mansarovar Lake
  • We do provides day bag pack & monkey cap each of the pilgrim
  • Who take deluxe 5 star hotel Kathmandu, we provide 3 star hotel in Nyalam & Dongba,Chiu gompa monastery, Darchen & other places normal guest house, mud houses which available
  • Big dining tent for Hom, Puja in Mansarovar Lake (Chiu Gompa)
  • We provide tar poling private toilet tent (same places put) out side
Cost Excludes
  • Personal expenses for Kailash tour
  • Rescue jeep, any expenses if require
  • Personal equipment for Kailash tour
  • Visa and re - entry visa for Nepal
  • Tips for Kailash staff, drives, guide
  • Any other additional cost for Yatra
  • Nepali tourist visa information

Tibet

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Tour Cost
  • Tour Cost for Non Residential Indian (NRIs) Foreigners/ tourists
  • Package A: 5 Star Deluxe Hotel Kath. USD 2,500 per person (with van) Hotel Radisson / Similar
  • Package B: 4 Star Deluxe Hotel Kath. USD 2,350 per person (with van) Hotel Vaishali / Similar
  • Package C: 3 Star Deluxe Hotel Kath. USD 2,250 per person (with van) Manang / Marshaydi
  • Package D: 3 Star Deluxe Hotel Kath. USD 2100 per person (Deluxe Bus) Manang / Marshaydi
  • Single Supplementary US$ 400, US$ 300 & US$ 250 who use single bed room

Extra cost:
  • Kailash visa fee for American US$ 175 and other NRIs or tourist US$ 85
  • Package cost for Residential Indians (Indian Passport holder)
  • Group size Minimum 17 Persons or more (Fallow of rule Tibet Tourism Bureau 2014)
  • American Currency $ 1 = INR 62.00 Valid or less
  • Standard Tour to Kailash INR 1,15,000 per Persons (Standard service) 3 star hotel in
  • Kathmandu and guest houses, mud houses in Kailash Yatra. Travel by deluxe coach bus
  • and If use van / jeep addition cost INR 10,000 (Ten thousand)
  • Deluxe Tour to Kailash INR 1,20,000 per Persons (Deluxe service) 4 star hotel in Kathmandu and
  • guest houses, mud houses in Kailash Yatra. Travel by deluxe coach bus and If use Van / Jeep
  • addition cost INR 10,000 (ten thousand)
  • Deluxe Tour to Kailash INR 1,25,000 per Persons (Deluxe service) 5 star hotel in
  • Kathmandu and guest houses, mud houses in Kailash Yatra. travel by deluxe coach bus
  • and If use van / jeep addition cost INR 10000 (Ten thousand )
  • Supper Deluxe Tour to Kailash INR 1,30,000 Per Persons (Super deluxe service) 5 star hotel in Kathmandu and 3 star hotel Nyalam, 3 star in Darchen, other places are guest houses, Mud houses in Kailash Yatra. travel by deluxe coach bus and If use van / jeep addition cost INR 10000 (ten thousands)
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  • Single Supplementary Per Person INR 5000 for 5 star hotel
  • Single Supplementary Per Person INR 3500 for 4 star hotel
  • Single Supplementary Per Person INR 3000 for 3 star hotel

  • Extra Service If required
  • Mountain flight / Everest Flight is INR 7000 (USD 200) per person
  • Extra cost if required for Kailash:
  • Horse ride during the Parikrama 1 horse for 3 days USD 400
  • (Directly payable to the Tibetan guide)
  • Porter for carrying small bag for 3 days round Kailash USD 250
  • Additional Services 
  • Extra day trip to Tirthpuri Kailash– USD 300 per Jeep /Van
  • Per Person, USD 200 & minimum 4 person
  • Extra trip to Khojarnath in Kailash; Ram Sita temple USD 350
  • (Per Jeep & minimum 4 Person)